Interview with Jesús Papoleto Meléndez on April 3, 2013, Segment 5
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-
Meléndez shares stories about the Puerto Rican writers, artist, actors and painters of New York. He also explains the way in which they see each other's identities as Nuyorican. In addition, he reflects on the poetry and identification movements that embraced him to represent the Puerto Rican community.
April 3, 2013, Recording date
IntervieweeJesús Papoleto Meléndez
Location of interview
Center for Puerto Rican Studies
Poetry, Poets, Community, Artists, Identity, Actors, Authors
Individuals or Organizations MentionedJennifer Lopez
Related PlacesCenter for Puerto Rican Studies
(interview location), Puerto Rico
(is referenced), New York City
CENTRO: 100 Puerto Ricans Oral History Project, 2013-. Interview with Jesús Papoleto Meléndez on April 3, 2013, Segment 5: JMel.2013.04.03.5. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 11 Aug 2020.
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